On Thanksgiving Day, millions of Americans fall into one of two categories: the travelers and the hosts. As to which represents the smaller piece of the furcula (better known as the wishbone; #TurkeyTrivia), that depends heavily on whom you ask. Some would rather spend hours crawling a highway than days cleaning to in-law standards, while others wouldn’t trade their homey kitchen traditions for all the pumpkin pies on Earth. In… Continue reading →
A simple process to ensure your claim is covered
There is a reason why the phrase “accidents happen” is so cliché: because it’s so true. And when it comes to car accidents, it’s especially true on the icy roads of New England in fall and winter. If you’ve been fortunate enough to have never had a car accident, congratulations! Still, knowing what to expect during an auto claims inspection may still come in handy someday.
If you are… Continue reading →
An ounce of prevention may prevent a pound of headaches
As the weather turns cooler––and in New England, downright cold––we spend more time in our homes, and the risk for some types of potentially catastrophic home damage increases.
The two most common type of seasonal loss reported by homeowners in the fall and winter months are water and fire damage.
Unfortunately, water damage caused by frozen and burst pipes can be all too common in our region. Here… Continue reading →
3 misconceptions about flood insurance
In Massachusetts, we enjoy the classic rock hit “Dirty Water,” especially during baseball season in the summer. But it’s a whole different story when that dirty water invades your home.
According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), flooding is the most common natural disaster in the United States, affecting every region and state. Yet there are many misconceptions about flood insurance, and you might mistakenly believe your home is covered when it’s not.
Misconception:… Continue reading →